The Youth Congress will host a state-level soccer tournament in the city from April 8-10

‘Rajiv Gandhi Cup’ posters unveiled

Mysuru, April 4 (MTY&TRR) — The Mysuru District Youth Congress is hosting a three-day state-level football tournament starting April 8 at JP Nagar Railway Grounds in the city.

Speaking after a Youth Congress Committee workers’ meeting at Bhavan Congress here recently, District Youth Congress President Donald F. Nirmanik said the “Rajiv Gandhi Cup” tournament will be inaugurated on April 8 by President of the National Youth Congress, BV Srinivas, in the presence of many leaders, including the incumbent Chairman of the KPCC, R. Dhruvanarayan, and the President of the National Youth Congress, Mohammed Nalpad.

About 25 men’s teams and 10 women’s teams have already registered to participate in the tournament. Players from all districts of Karnataka are expected to participate, he said.

At the closing ceremony on April 10, Opposition Leader Siddharamaiah will hand out prizes to the winners.

Deputy NA Haris and all district legislators, former deputies and members of the Youth Congress office will participate in the ceremony.

While the winning male team will receive a cash prize of Rs.50,000 and the runner-up Rs.30,000, the winning female team will receive a cash prize of Rs.20,000 and the runner-up team will receive Rs.15,000, it said. -he declares.

On the occasion, the District Congress Chairman, Dr. BJ Vijayakumar, released the tournament posters and said, “The National Youth Congress, which was formed in 1970, has done important work for equality in education, brotherhood and also in the service of people during natural calamities. He has achieved worldwide recognition for his service.

Congress General Secretary Mr Shivanna, former Zilla Panchayat President BM Ramu, District Congress Vice President Hinkal Manjunath and others attended the occasion.